Health Department alert says rabies in fox found on Hardbarger Rd. near Buchanan

Botetourt County Health Department issued notices Monday, April 16 that there’s been a confirmed case of rabies in the Hardbarger Road area south of...

Draft plan has options for extending Tinker Creek Greenway to Botetourt, Greenfield

Several proposed routes for new sections of possible greenway extensions into Botetourt County are among the items citizens are invited to comment on during...

Envirothon: LB team wins district, JR team also advances to Area competition

A six-member team from Lord Botetourt High School won the Mountain Castles Soil & Water Conservation District (MCSWCD) Envirothon last Thursday morning at Fenwick...

Clinton first supervisor to open office with regular hours

Steve Clinton, Amsterdam Election District representative on the Botetourt County Board of Supervisors, announced he will open an office on Tuesday, April 17 that’s...

Greenway Commission hosts open house Update Plan review

Botetourt County residents interested in the prospects of expanding the Roanoke Valley Greenway into the county are being encouraged to attend an open house-style...

Freedom Rocks despite a day of bad weather

A dreary Saturday didn’t deter more than 800 people from around the country who made their way to New Freedom Farm in Buchanan Saturday...

Brughs Mill Road residents worry proffer change at convenience store will add truck traffic...

A public hearing for a proposed proffer change at Brugh’s Mill Country Store served as more of a platform for area residents to express...

Broadband Advisory Commission charged with finding internet, cell service solutions an ‘overwhelming’ percentage of...

The Board of Supervisors is moving forward with planning for developing some sort of broadband internet and improved cell phone reception initiative in Botetourt—...

Residents collect over 75 bags of  trash Keeping Botetourt Beautiful

Keep Botetourt Beautiful 2018 was a big success, organizer and coordinator Lee Minnix said after Saturday’s cleanup along Botetourt County roads.A dozen families and...

Bank of Botetourt hosts 23 high school seniors during annual Bankers Association Bank Day

Virginia high school seniors spent the day on March 20 spent the day shadowing bankers at Bank of Botetourt as part of Bank Day,...

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